Our Support Programs

Room for Hope: Newly Bereaved

If you have experienced a recent loss (1-12 months), then we invite you to our Room for Hope: Newly Bereaved Support Group. This group will meet every Tuesday from 12-1:15 pm. We understand how raw and painful the beginning of this journey is. Let us guide you and help you learn to navigate. 

The max amount of people we can have at our meetings is 8, so we ask that you RSVP and reserve your spot on our Facebook event post or by contacting our Program Director, Reecie, or Family Services Coordinator, Brittany (contact info below). We will be practicing social distancing and masks are highly encouraged. 

If you have any comments, questions, or concerns, please email Reecie at rgilmore@maddiesfootprints.org or Brittany at bledet@maddiesfootprints.org.  

Room for Hope: Grieving with Grace

If you have experienced a loss and have been on the grief journey for 12 (+) months, we invite you to our Room for Hope: Grieving with Grace Support Group. This group will meet every Wednesday from 12-1:15 pm. The grief journey is unique and the longer you travel on it you learn to navigate life after loss a little better over time. Come share where you have been on this journey and where you feel like you are headed. 

The max amount of people we can have at our meetings is 8, so we ask that you RSVP and reserve your spot on our Facebook event post or by contacting our Program Director, Reecie, or Family Services Coordinator, Brittany (contact info below). We will be practicing social distancing and masks are highly encouraged. 

If you have any comments, questions, or concerns, please email Reecie at rgilmore@maddiesfootprints.org or Brittany at bledet@maddiesfootprints.org.  

Room for Hope: Rainbow Moms

If you are trying again, pregnant with your rainbow, or have delivered your rainbow baby, we invite you to our Room for Hope: Rainbow Moms Support Group. This group will meet every other Thursday from 12-1:15 pm. This will be a safe space for us to share our fears without judgement in a room full of rainbow moms who “get it”. We want to walk this pregnancy after loss journey with you. 

The max amount of people we can have at our meetings is 8, so we ask that you RSVP and reserve your spot on our Facebook event post or by contacting our Program Director, Reecie, or Family Services Coordinator, Brittany (contact info below). We will be practicing social distancing and masks are highly encouraged. 

If you have any comments, questions, or concerns, please email Reecie at rgilmore@maddiesfootprints.org or Brittany at bledet@maddiesfootprints.org.  

Room for Hope: Connected by Hope

For the mothers who have struggled with pregnancy and have no living children at home, we invite you to our Room for Hope: Connected by Hope. This group will meet every other Thursday from 12-1:15pm. This is a safe space for you as we will discuss all topics regarding pregnancy loss. We would like to connect you with others who know that you are not alone. We are here to offer you peer to peer support. 

The max amount of people we can have at our meetings is 8, so we ask that you RSVP and reserve your spot on our Facebook event post or by contacting our Program Director, Reecie, or Family Services Coordinator, Brittany (contact info below). We will be practicing social distancing and masks are highly encouraged. 

If you have any comments, questions, or concerns, please email Reecie at rgilmore@maddiesfootprints.org or Brittany at bledet@maddiesfootprints.org.  

Footprints of Hope

Our Footprints of Hope monthly Support Group is for all couples, parents, and family members. Footprints of Hope is an opportunity to meet and connect with other families who are on a similar grief journey. It allows us a safe space to talk about our babies. 

The max amount of people we can have at our meetings is 8, so we ask that you RSVP and reserve your spot on our Facebook event post or by contacting our Program Director, Reecie, or Family Services Coordinator, Brittany (contact info below). We will be practicing social distancing and masks are highly encouraged. 

If you have any comments, questions, or concerns, please email Reecie at rgilmore@maddiesfootprints.org or Brittany at bledet@maddiesfootprints.org.  

Digital Footprints of Hope

Can’t attend in our in-person meetings or live outside of Acadiana? Join us for our digital support group over Zoom on the last Sunday of every month from 4-5 pm. 

The max amount of people we can have at our meetings is 15, so we ask that you RSVP and reserve your spot on our Facebook event post or by contacting our Program Director, Reecie, or Family Services Coordinator, Brittany (contact info below). We will be practicing social distancing and masks are highly encouraged. 

If you have any comments, questions, or concerns, please email Reecie at rgilmore@maddiesfootprints.org or Brittany at bledet@maddiesfootprints.org.